Items in Category Dickens

HOW SCROOGE KEPT CHRISTMAS DAY (title on reverse)
HOW SCROOGE KEPT CHRISTMAS DAY (title on reverse)
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calendar boards
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an accumulation of boards that have lost their calendars and thus are not identified by year dates, many have had the numbers torn off or were printed without any

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on reverse JUST A WISH THAT THE BEST OF FRIENDS AND HEALTH AND HAPPINESS BE YOURS

LITTLE NELL AND HER GRANDFATHER
LITTLE NELL AND HER GRANDFATHER
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calendar boards
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an accumulation of boards that have lost their calendars and thus are not identified by year dates, many have had the numbers torn off or were printed without any

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A GOOD WISH FOR TO-DAY, TO-MORROW, AND EVERY DAY AFTER

THE DICKENS CALENDAR FOR 1903 5376
THE DICKENS CALENDAR FOR 1903
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CALENDAR FOR 1903
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character images include MR. PICKWICK, MR. BUMBLE, SAM WELLER, MRS. CAMP, THE MARCHIONESS, six panels connected and the top with cord and designed to hang, the same images also appear on post cards

IN DICKENS-LAND CALENDAR FOR 1904 5903
IN DICKENS-LAND CALENDAR FOR 1904
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CALENDAR FOR 1904
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six panels connected with cord and designed to hang,

THE DICKENS CALENDAR FOR 1905 385
THE DICKENS CALENDAR FOR 1905
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CALENDAR FOR 1905
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three large panels with central images, a quote, and monthly calendar pages, Titles of the images are: MR. PEGOTTY AND LITTLE EM'LY, TROTTY VECK & MEG, and BOB CRATCHIT'S CHRISTMAS DINNER.

SCENES FROM DICKENS CALENDAR FOR 1907 1225
SCENES FROM DICKENS CALENDAR FOR 1907
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CALENDAR FOR 1907
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four panels connected at the top and designed to hang

IN DICKENS' DAYS POST-CARD CALENDAR FOR 1908 1646
IN DICKENS' DAYS POST-CARD CALENDAR FOR 1908
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CALENDAR FOR 1908
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post cards and some monthly calendars are missing, not complete

THE DICKENS POSTCARD CALENDAR FOR 1910 2731
THE DICKENS POSTCARD CALENDAR FOR 1910
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CALENDAR FOR 1910
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panels connected with cord at the top and designed to hang, each panel contains a postcard image, a quote, and monthly calendar pages

THE DICKENS COACHING CALENDAR 2914
THE DICKENS COACHING CALENDAR
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CALENDAR FOR 1910
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large sepia central images with a Dickens quote, and monthly calendar pages on the borders.
image titles are: NICHOLAS NICKLEBY ON THE ROAD TO YORKSHIRE, THE PICKWICKIANS ARRIVE AT THE BLUE LION, THE PECKSNIFFS RETURN FROM LONDON, and DAVID COPPERFIELD SAYS GOODBYE TO THE MICAWBERS.

THE DICKENS CALENDAR FOR 1911 3392
THE DICKENS CALENDAR FOR 1911
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CALENDAR FOR 1911
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four panels connected at the top and designed to hang, each has an Oilette image, a Dickens related image and quote, and monthly calendars.

THE DICKENS COACHING CALENDAR FOR 1911 3555
THE DICKENS COACHING CALENDAR FOR 1911
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CALENDAR FOR 1911
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central images surrounded by smaller drawings, quotes, and monthly calendar pages, four large panels with titles connected to a larger cardboard and connected at the top with cord, titles are: THE PICKWICKIANS AND MR. ALFRED JINGLE START FOR ROCHESTER, THE MEETING OF PIP AND ESTELLA IN THE INN YARD, DAVID COPPERFIELD ARRIVES IN LONDON, and NICHOLAS NICKLEBY'S DEPARTURE FOR DOTHEBOYS HALL

DICKENS
DICKENS
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CALENDAR FOR 1928
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image of LITTLE NELL AND HER GRANDFATHER plus an attached daily tear off block calendar. on reverse is a monthly calendar for 1928 and some advertising about other calendars for sale.

MR. PICKWICK ON THE ICE ATUCKCARD
MR. PICKWICK ON THE ICE
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Greeting, A TUCK CARD, KGVI period, Christmas & New Year, People (set: Dickens characters, sepia)
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single fold, white borders, sepia
Tuck logo above RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS LTD. -- FINE ART PUBLISHERS TO THEIR MAJESTIES THE KING AND QUEEN AND TO HER MAJESTY QUEEN MARY -- LONDON ; NEW YORK -- COPYRIGHT -- MADE IN ENGLAND
A TUCK CARD bottom right

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inside left quotation from THE PICKWICK PAPERS: "MR. PICKWICK WENT SLOWLY AND GRAVELY DOWN THE SLIDE ... AMIDST THE GRATIFIED SHOUTS OF ALL THE SPECTATORS."
inside right: GREETINGS AND EVERY GOOD WISH FOR CHRISTMAS AND THE COMING YEAR

MR. PICKWICK STARTS FOR ROCHESTER ATUCKCARD
MR. PICKWICK STARTS FOR ROCHESTER
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Greeting, A TUCK CARD, KGVI period, Christmas & New Year, People (set: Dickens characters, sepia)
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single fold, white borders, sepia
Tuck logo above RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS LTD. -- FINE ART PUBLISHERS TO THEIR MAJESTIES THE KING AND QUEEN AND TO HER MAJESTY QUEEN MARY -- LONDON ; NEW YORK -- COPYRIGHT -- MADE IN ENGLAND
A TUCK CARD bottom right

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inside left quotation from THE PICKWICK PAPER "THEY CAME OUT UNDER THE LOW ARCHWAY, WHICH IN THOSE DAYS FORMED THE ENTRANCE TO THE COACH-YARD."
inside right: CHRISTMAS GREETINGS AND WARM WISHES FOR THE NEW YEAR

NICHOLAS NICKLEBY STARTING FOR DOTHEBOYS HALL ATUCKCARD
NICHOLAS NICKLEBY STARTING FOR DOTHEBOYS HALL
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Greeting, A TUCK CARD, KGVI period, Christmas & New Year, People (set: Dickens characters, sepia)
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single fold, white borders, sepia
Tuck logo above RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS LTD. -- FINE ART PUBLISHERS TO THEIR MAJESTIES THE KING AND QUEEN AND TO HER MAJESTY QUEEN MARY -- LONDON ; NEW YORK -- COPYRIGHT -- MADE IN ENGLAND
A TUCK CARD bottom right

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inside left quotation from NICHOLAS NICKLEBY "IT IS TIME I WAS IN MY PLACE. BLESS YOU, LOVE AND GOOD-BYE! MOTHER, LOOK FORWARD TO OUR MEETING AGAIN."
inside right: WARM WISHES TO YOU THIS CHRISTMAS AND MAY THE NEW YEAR BRING YOU THE BEST OF LUCK

Dickens characters, DICK SWIVELLER OLD CURIOSITY SHOP QV Bavaria
Dickens characters, DICK SWIVELLER   OLD CURIOSITY SHOP
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Greeting, series & groups, PUBLISHERS BY ROYAL WARRANT, Q.V. period, Made in Bavaria, Christmas or New Year, Dickens
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Tuck logo above PUBLISHERS BY ROYAL WARRANT
RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS LTD. LONDON COPYRIGHT
DESIGNED AT THE STUDIOS IN ENGLAND AND PRINTED AT THE FINE ART WORKS IN BAVARIA
ARTISTIC SERIES

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oblong single fold, narrow red margins on three sides, set of ten
inside left:- "THE FIRE OF SOUL IS KINDLED AT THE TAPER OF CONVIVIALITY AND THE WING OF FRIENDSHIP NEVER MOULTS A FEATHER" DICK SWIVELLER
inside right:- TO
WISHING YOU THE OLD, OLD WISH A MERRY CHRISTMAS AND A HAPPY NEW YEAR FROM

Dickens characters, DOLLY VARDEN "BARNABY RUDGE" MAY YOUR CHRISTMAS BE AS BRIGHT AS DOLLY VARDEN'S SMILES. QV Bavaria
Dickens characters, DOLLY VARDEN   "BARNABY RUDGE" MAY YOUR CHRISTMAS BE AS BRIGHT AS DOLLY VARDEN'S SMILES.
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Greeting, series & groups, PUBLISHERS BY ROYAL WARRANT, Q.V. period, Made in Bavaria, Christmas or New Year, Dickens
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Tuck logo above PUBLISHERS BY ROYAL WARRANT
RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS LTD. LONDON COPYRIGHT
DESIGNED AT THE STUDIOS IN ENGLAND AND PRINTED AT THE FINE ART WORKS IN BAVARIA
ARTISTIC SERIES

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oblong single fold, narrow red margins on three sides, set of ten
inside left:-SHE WAS DOLLY VARDEN, ALL SMILES AND DIMPLES AND PLEASANT LOOKS, AND CARING NO MORE FOR THE FIFTY OR SIXTY YOUNG FELLOWS......AFTERWARDS BARNABY RUDGE
inside right:- TO
WITH HEARTY GOOD WISHES FOR A HAPPY CHRISTMAS AND A BRIGHT NEW YEAR FROM

Dickens characters, JINGLE "THE PICKWICK PAPERS" CAPITAL FUN-LOTS OF BEER-ROUNDS OF BEEF-TONS OF PUDDING-GLAD TO SEE YOU-VERY QV Bavaria
Dickens characters, JINGLE  "THE PICKWICK PAPERS" CAPITAL FUN-LOTS OF BEER-ROUNDS OF BEEF-TONS OF PUDDING-GLAD TO SEE YOU-VERY
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Greeting, series & groups, PUBLISHERS BY ROYAL WARRANT, Q.V. period, Made in Bavaria, Christmas or New Year, Dickens
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Tuck logo above PUBLISHERS BY ROYAL WARRANT
RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS LTD. LONDON COPYRIGHT
DESIGNED AT THE STUDIOS IN ENGLAND AND PRINTED AT THE FINE ART WORKS IN BAVARIA
ARTISTIC SERIES

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oblong single fold, narrow red margins on three sides, set of ten
inside left:-BY-THE-BY, YOU CAN'T SPARE TEN POUNDS, CAN YOU? -VERY PARTICULAR PURPOSE-PAY YOU IN THREE DAYS'" ONLY THREE DAYS - CLOVER THEN- NO MORE DIFFICULTIES ALFRED JINGLE
inside right:- TO
HEARTY GOOD WISHES FOR A HAPPY CHRISTMAS FROM

Dickens characters, MAJOR BAGSTOCK "DOMBEY AND SON" J.B. IS SLY, DE-VILISH SLY - WHERE'S THE MISTLETOE? QV Bavaria
Dickens characters, MAJOR BAGSTOCK   "DOMBEY AND SON" J.B. IS SLY, DE-VILISH SLY - WHERE'S THE MISTLETOE?
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Greeting, series & groups, PUBLISHERS BY ROYAL WARRANT, Q.V. period, Made in Bavaria, Christmas or New Year, Dickens
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Tuck logo above PUBLISHERS BY ROYAL WARRANT
RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS LTD. LONDON COPYRIGHT
DESIGNED AT THE STUDIOS IN ENGLAND AND PRINTED AT THE FINE ART WORKS IN BAVARIA
ARTISTIC SERIES

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oblong single fold, narrow red margins on three sides, set of ten
inside left:-JOEY B, SIR, THE MAJOR WOULD SAY WITH A FLOURISH OF HIS WALKING-STICK " IS WORTH A DOZEN OF YOU. IF YOU HAD A FEW MORE OF THE BAGSTOCK BREED AMONG YOU, SIR, YOU'D BE NONE THE WORSE FOR IT"
inside right:-HEARTY CHRISTMAS GREETING AND ALL GOOD WISHES FROM

Dickens characters, MARK TAPLEY "MARTIN CHUZZLEWIT" A MERRY CHRISTMAS! NOW THERE'S SOME CREDIT IN BEING JOLLY! QV Bavaria
Dickens characters, MARK TAPLEY  "MARTIN CHUZZLEWIT" A MERRY CHRISTMAS! NOW THERE'S SOME CREDIT IN BEING JOLLY!
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Greeting, series & groups, PUBLISHERS BY ROYAL WARRANT, Q.V. period, Made in Bavaria, Christmas or New Year, Dickens
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Tuck logo above PUBLISHERS BY ROYAL WARRANT
RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS LTD. LONDON COPYRIGHT
DESIGNED AT THE STUDIOS IN ENGLAND AND PRINTED AT THE FINE ART WORKS IN BAVARIA
ARTISTIC SERIES

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oblong single fold, narrow red margins on three sides, set of ten
inside left:-"NOW, MR. TAPLEY", SAID MARK, JUST YOU ATTEND TO WHAT I'VE GOT TO SAY, THINGS IS LOOKING ABOUT AS BAD AS THEY CAN LOOK, YOUNG MAN YOU'LL NOT HAVE ANOTHER OPPORTUNITY...YOU FIVE"
inside right:-HEARTY CHRISTMAS GREETING AND ALL GOOD WISHES FROM

Dickens characters, MR. PICKWICK "THE PICKWICK PAPERS" MAY CHRISTMAS FIND YOU HAPPY AND UNITED - PERSONALLY I NEVER WILL DESERT MR. MICAWBER" QV Bavaria
Dickens characters, MR. PICKWICK  "THE PICKWICK PAPERS" MAY CHRISTMAS FIND YOU HAPPY AND UNITED - PERSONALLY I NEVER WILL DESERT MR. MICAWBER"
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Greeting, series & groups, PUBLISHERS BY ROYAL WARRANT, Q.V. period, Made in Bavaria, Christmas or New Year, Dickens
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Tuck logo above PUBLISHERS BY ROYAL WARRANT
RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS LTD. LONDON COPYRIGHT
DESIGNED AT THE STUDIOS IN ENGLAND AND PRINTED AT THE FINE ART WORKS IN BAVARIA
ARTISTIC SERIES

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oblong single fold, narrow red margins on three sides, set of ten
inside left:-"LET US DRINK THEIR HEALTH'S, AND WISH THEM PROLONGED LIFE AND EVERY BLESSING" MR. PICKWICK
inside right:-WITH HEARTY GOOD WISHES FOR A BRIGHT AND HAPPY NEW YEAR FROM

Dickens characters, MRS. JARLEY THE OLD CURIOSITY SHOP.EAT AND DRINK AS MUCH AS YOU CAN; THAT'S ALLI ASK YOU. QV Bavaria
Dickens characters, MRS. JARLEY  THE OLD CURIOSITY SHOP.EAT AND DRINK AS MUCH AS YOU CAN; THAT'S ALLI ASK YOU.
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Greeting, series & groups, PUBLISHERS BY ROYAL WARRANT, Q.V. period, Made in Bavaria, Christmas or New Year, Dickens
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Tuck logo above PUBLISHERS BY ROYAL WARRANT
RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS LTD. LONDON COPYRIGHT
DESIGNED AT THE STUDIOS IN ENGLAND AND PRINTED AT THE FINE ART WORKS IN BAVARIA
ARTISTIC SERIES

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oblong single fold, narrow red margins on three sides, set of ten
inside left:-I AM OBLIGED TO WALK VERY MUCH AGAINST MY WILL, BUT THE PEOPLE EXPECT IT OF ME, AND PUBLIC CHARACTERS CAN'T BE THEIR OWN MASTERS AND MISTRESSES IN SUCH MATTERS AS THESE. MRS. JARLEY
inside right:-TO
WITH KINDEST GREETINGS AND SINCERE GOOD WISHES FOR CHRISTMAS AND THE COMING YEAR FROM

Dickens characters, MRS. MICAWABER "DAVID COPPERFIELD" MAY CHRISTMAS FIND YOU HAPPY AND UNITED - PERSONALLY I NEVER WILL DESERT MR. MICAWBER" QV Bavaria
Dickens characters, MRS. MICAWABER  "DAVID COPPERFIELD" MAY CHRISTMAS FIND YOU HAPPY AND UNITED - PERSONALLY I NEVER WILL DESERT MR. MICAWBER"
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Greeting, series & groups, PUBLISHERS BY ROYAL WARRANT, Q.V. period, Made in Bavaria, Christmas or New Year, Dickens
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Tuck logo above PUBLISHERS BY ROYAL WARRANT
RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS LTD. LONDON COPYRIGHT
DESIGNED AT THE STUDIOS IN ENGLAND AND PRINTED AT THE FINE ART WORKS IN BAVARIA
ARTISTIC SERIES

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oblong single fold, narrow red margins on three sides, set of ten
inside left:-NOW I AM CONVINCED MYSELF, AND THIS I HAVE POINTED OUT TO MR. MICAWBER SEVERAL TIMES OF LATE, THAT THINGS CANNOT BE EXPECTED TO TURN UP OF THEMSELVES. WE MUST, IN A MEASURE, ASSIST TO TURN THEM UP" MRS. MICAWBER
inside right:-HEARTY CHRISTMAS GREETING AND ALL GOOD WISHES FROM

Dickens characters, SAIRY GAMP "MARTIN CHUZZLEWIT" MRS. HARRIS, I SAYS, LET ME PUT MY LIPS TO IT WHEN I'M SO DISPOSED. THE BEST OF LUCKS TO ALL! QV Bavaria
Dickens characters, SAIRY GAMP  "MARTIN CHUZZLEWIT" MRS. HARRIS, I SAYS, LET ME PUT MY LIPS TO IT WHEN I'M SO DISPOSED. THE BEST OF LUCKS TO ALL!
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Greeting, series & groups, PUBLISHERS BY ROYAL WARRANT, Q.V. period, Made in Bavaria, Christmas or New Year, Dickens
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Tuck logo above PUBLISHERS BY ROYAL WARRANT
RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS LTD. LONDON COPYRIGHT
DESIGNED AT THE STUDIOS IN ENGLAND AND PRINTED AT THE FINE ART WORKS IN BAVARIA
ARTISTIC SERIES

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oblong single fold, narrow red margins on three sides, set of ten
inside left:-"AH! SIGHED MRS. GAMP, AS SHE MEDITATED OVER THE WARM SHILLING'S WORTH, "WHAT A BLESSED THING IT IS - LIVING IN A WALE TO BE CONTENTED!
inside right:-TO WISH YOU A RIGHT HAPPY CHRISTMAS FROM
The word WALE is new to us-but true to Dickens

Dickens characters, TOM PINCH "MARTIN CHUZZLEWIT""WHERE'S THE PUDDING", CRIED TOM . FOR HE WAS CUTTING BIG JOKES, TOM WAS. QV Bavaria
Dickens characters, TOM PINCH "MARTIN CHUZZLEWIT""WHERE'S THE PUDDING", CRIED TOM . FOR HE WAS CUTTING BIG JOKES, TOM WAS.
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Greeting, series & groups, PUBLISHERS BY ROYAL WARRANT, Q.V. period, Made in Bavaria, Christmas or New Year, Dickens
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Tuck logo above PUBLISHERS BY ROYAL WARRANT
RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS LTD. LONDON COPYRIGHT
DESIGNED AT THE STUDIOS IN ENGLAND AND PRINTED AT THE FINE ART WORKS IN BAVARIA
ARTISTIC SERIES

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oblong single fold, narrow red margins on three sides, set of ten
inside left:-"WHAT NEFER RAN SMOOTH YET CAN HARDLY BE EXPECTED TO CHANGE ITS CHARACTER FOR US; SO WE MUST TAKE I IT AS WEFIND IT AND FASHION IT INTO THE VERY BEST SHAPE WE CAN BY PATIENCE AND GOOD HUMOUR" TOM PINCH
inside right:-WISHING YOU THE OLD, OLD WISH A MERRY CHRISTMAS AND A HAPPY NEW YEAR FROM

HEARTY WISHES below large window cut revealing A SNOW DRIFT stage coach stuck in snow, berried holly marginal design KED&KGV Bavaria
HEARTY WISHES below large window cut revealing A SNOW DRIFT stage coach stuck in snow, berried holly marginal design
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Greeting THE KING AND QUEEN (Ed VII & G.V. period) Made in Bavaria, Christmas & New Year, people
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logo over RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS LTD -- PUBLISHERS BY APPOINTMENT TO THEIR MAJESTIES THE KING AND QUEEN RAPHAEL TUCK & SONS LTD -- LONDON, PARIS, NEW YORK , with or w/o BERLIN, -- DESIGNED AT THE STUDIOS IN ENGLAND AND PRINTED AT THE FINE ART WORKS IN BAVARIA

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oblong cover & sheet secured by ribbon, single folds
inside second right:- CHRISTMAS GREETINGS AND ALL GOOD WISHES FOR A HAPPY NEW YEAR FROM
lower right small sketch of MR. PICKWICK

DAVID COPPERFIELD BIDS FAREWELL TO THE MICAWBER FAMILY 09
DAVID COPPERFIELD BIDS FAREWELL TO THE MICAWBER FAMILY
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HARROD'S DICKENS CENTENARY PATIENCE PUZZLES
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PRODUCED IN ZAG-ZAW ROYAL PICTURE PLAY PUZZLE SERIES, 1812-1912

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400 pieces, several whimsies

Dickens coaching scenes
Dickens coaching scenes
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MULTIPLE ZAG-ZAW PICTURE PUZZLE
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"Multiple" puzzles have more than one picture on the puzzle

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300 pieces, forty eight figurals, combines D 14, THE PICKWICKIANS LEAVE THE GOLDEN CROSS FOR ROCHESTER, and D 16, THE PICKWICKIANS ARRIVE AT EATANSWILL. from the Pickwick Papars, circa 1912. info courtesy of Bob Armtrong's jigsaw website

DAVID COPPERFIELD'S FIRST SIGHT OF LONDON
DAVID COPPERFIELD'S FIRST SIGHT OF LONDON
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TUCK'S ZAG-ZAW PICTURE PUZZLE 100-199 pieces
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old non-interlocking style Tuck cut, one piece and one tag repaired, 152 pieces, several whimsies

MR PICKWICK, HIS FRIENDS AND MR. JINGLE START FOR ROCHESTER
MR PICKWICK, HIS FRIENDS AND MR. JINGLE START FOR ROCHESTER
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TUCK'S ZAG-ZAW PICTURE PUZZLE 100-199 pieces
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Zag-Zaw line of puzzles was first produced in 1909, all incorporate figurals or whimsies, sold in red or orange boxes with labels on the side or bottom of the box, most without guide pictures. Initially cut non-interlocking but by 1930's became more so. Puzzles have a different cuts so that the same image will come in several versions which means that missing pieces can not be taken from other puzzles with the same image. See also Bob Armstrong's website on old jigsaw puzzles

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165 pieces

THE PICKWICK CLUB
THE PICKWICK CLUB
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TUCK'S ZAG-ZAW PICTURE PUZZLE 100-199 pieces
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Zag-Zaw line of puzzles was first produced in 1909, all incorporate figurals or whimsies, sold in red or orange boxes with labels on the side or bottom of the box, most without guide pictures. Initially cut non-interlocking but by 1930's became more so. Puzzles have a different cuts so that the same image will come in several versions which means that missing pieces can not be taken from other puzzles with the same image. See also Bob Armstrong's website on old jigsaw puzzles

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165 pieces, DISGUISED edges, scalloped edge, (image and info courtesy of Bob Armstong's old jigsaw puzzle website), circa 1935